The Golden Age of Flight Attendants
A new book documents the evolution of stewardesses from registered nurses to starlets in the sky.
- By Bruce McAllister and Stephan Wilkinson
- AirSpaceMag.com, September 18, 2012
Bruce McAllister Collection
A six-week-old lion cub named "Okene" gets a snack on arrival at London aboard a BOAC flight from Nigeria in 1955. Stewardess Jill Chapman, an animal specialist, accompanied the cub on the flight.